Swords in Mine Blocks are available in 5 different types: wooden, stone, iron, golden, and diamond - each of which have different durability and lethality. To use a sword, simply click in the direction of a mob (in reach). The mob will take damage if hit and the sword will have increased damage.
The durability (amount of uses until the tool breaks) for swords is calculated just like the rest of the tools. The following table shows the durability for the 5 different types of swords:
- Golden swords are as powerful as diamond swords, but have less durability